Millstone nuclear power plant in Waterford, Conn.
Federal regulators say they could impose more inspections and greater oversight of Connecticut's nuclear power plant due to repeated problems with a critical water pump.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Waterford to Receive Redevelopment Grant
The town of Waterford will receive a $525,000 grant for the completion of the remediation and rehabilitation of the former Cohanzie School.
Waterford Police Resume School Checks
Students heading back to class in Waterford today will see familiar faces in the hallway: resource officers, who will continue school checks for the academic year.
State Supreme Court reverses Waterford resident's conviction
The state Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of Waterford resident Stephen J. Krijger, who spent five months in prison after a New London jury found him guilty in 2009 of threatening the Waterford town attorney.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Police converge on Waterford neighborhood
According to the New London Day, A next-door neighbor said he heard a large booming sound around 10:45 a.m., and shortly afterward police arrived.
Cannon Fired in Waterford
Reported at around 10:45 a.m. in the area of 5 Applewood Dr., the incident required two homes to be evacuated as a precaution.
State and local police gathered at house in Quaker Hill
A next-door neighbor said he heard a large booming sound around 10:45 a.m., and shortly afterward police arrived.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Local VNA announces flu shot clinics
The Visiting Nurse Association of Southeastern Connecticut has announced its schedule of public flu shot clinics for September and October.
Paddleboards join water fun fleet
Paddleboarders and kayakers from around the area enjoy a day of fun during the 11th annual Niantic River Appreciation Day and Kayak Regatta on the Niantic River in Waterford on Aug. 16. Paddleboarding has proved so popular that a year after introducing the sport to its customers, the rental shop at Black Hall Marina in Old Lyme has doubled its ... (more)
Sun Aug 24, 2014
For Dave Sugrue, lifea s a beach
From the Ocean Beach archives: David Sugrue, left, works with lifelong friend Joe Hage at the concession during a Polka Days celebration.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Foxwoods straining under heavy
The tribe that runs the country's largest resort casino is showing new signs of strain under the weight of its billion-dollar debt, saying it has had to review its options with senior lenders as a slump continues to batter the Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Removal of trees in Waterford at root of dispute
A neighborhood dispute over the town's removal of several trees on Greentree Drive led to questions Monday during a public hearing about the propriety of spending taxpayer money on issues affecting individual landowners.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
UPDATED: Candidate Malloy makes campaign swing through eastern Connecticut
Governor Dannel P. Malloy, center, moves out of the way for patron Maurene Kennedy, right, a local artist who resides in Waterford, as she reaches into a cooler for a bottle of water at Muddy Waters Cafe in New London Monday, August 18, 2014.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 8/17/2014
THE IMPRACTICALITY OF MODERN-DAY MASTODONS Hole in the Wall Theater 8/1-8/23/2014 When everyone becomes what they wanted to be when they grew up, the world is suddenly full of astronauts, ballerinas, and one bewildered mastodon.
Niantic kayak regatta
Kayakers from around the area enjoy a day of paddling fun Saturday during the 11th annual Niantic River Appreciation Day and Kayak Regatta on the Niantic River in Waterford, organized by Save The River-Save The Hills Inc. Kayakers from around the area enjoy a day of paddling fun Saturday during the 11th annual Niantic River Appreciation Day and ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Work underway to repair broken water line in New London
New London Work is underway to repair the broken water line that leaked 8,000 gallons per minute Thursday and threatened the water supply for both New London and Waterford.
Local, state police execute search warrant at Shore Road home in Waterford
Police from several local agencies executed a search and seizure warrant at 217 Shore Road, the home of the late Dr. Martin Frank, a cardiologist who had a practice in New London.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Profits from used furniture store go to building homes
Volunteer Troy Beers polishes a dinning room table places in the donation center to be moved to the showroom of the Habitat for Humanity ReStore.
Massive water leak in New London could leave city and Waterford without water for days
Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio declared a state of emergency at 8:13 a.m. after a "massive water leak" was discovered in the city's water system that he said could leave the city without water within hours and could last for several days.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
UPDATED: Flash flood watch in effect; power outages reported
The weather service said that rainfall rates will range from 2 to 3 inches per hour during the peak of the storm.